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Aug 22
1934
Norman H. Schwarzkopf (New Jersey-born Military Leader: Gulf War) Norman H. Schwarzkopf Gulf War

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Aug 18
1990
U.S. Frigates Fire Warning Shots Across Bows of Two Iraqi Tankers Iraq Naval History Gulf War Kuwait Information Office
Aug 24
1990
Iraqi Troops Cut Off Electricity and Water for Western Embassies In Kuwait City Iraq Kuwait Gulf War Northfield Mount Hermon School
Aug 25
1990
Iraqi Troops Cut Off Electricity and Water for Western Embassies In Kuwait City Iraq Kuwait Gulf War Northfield Mount Hermon School
Sep 23
1990
Iraq Threatens to Destroy Oil Fields and Attack Israel if Forced from Kuwait. Iraq Kuwait Israel Gulf War New York Times
Nov 29
1990
U.N. Security Council Authorizes Military Action if Iraq Does Not Withdraw from Kuwait United Nations Kuwait Iraq Gulf War New York Times
Jan 12
1991
Congress Narrowly Authorizes Use of Force to Expel Iraq from Kuwait Iraq Kuwait U.S. Congress President George Bush Gulf War BBC
Jan 15
1991
Iraq Ignores U.N. Deadline for Troop Withdrawal from Kuwait Iraq Kuwait United Nations The Gulf War
Jan 16
1991
Gulf War Begins When U.S.-led Coalition Attacks Iraq (0230 01/17 Baghdad time) Iraq The Gulf War History Channel New York Times
Jan 17
1991
Operation Desert Storm Begins: Gulf War Allies Fly Bombing Raids into Iraq Iraq Gulf War Aviation BBC
Jan 30
1991
11 U.S. Marines Die in First Ground Battle of the Gulf War Iraq Gulf War Death BBC
Aug 26
1992
No-Fly Zone Established in Southern Iraq, South of Latitude 32 Degrees North Iraq Gulf War Aviation History Television News Archive
Jan 13
1993
American, British and French Fighter Jets Bomb Southern Iraq Iraq Great Britain France Gulf War Aviation History BBC

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This guide last edited 10/28/2008
This guide last revised 05/15/2008
This guide created 05/15/2008